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Transport Engineer (Remote)

  • Location: Apopka, 32703
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Position: Transport Engineer (Remote)
Location: Norcross, GA 30092 - Remote
Term: 18 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Assume ownership and accountability in recognized Transport technical disciplines.
  • Provide technical leadership, guidance, and assistance to employees across departmental segments.
  • Subject matter expert in SONET and DWDM/ROADM technology platforms, including lower-level applications and associated technologies and configurations
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 4-year degree in an Engineering, IT, or Telecommunications field or equivalent work experience.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in architecture, interoperability, operations, growth, maintenance, and life cycle of Transport network services, and systems.
  • Knowledge of Element Management Systems (EMS), Operational Support Systems (OSS), network inventory, alarming, provisioning, and other support systems.
  • Successful demonstration of improvements to network reliability.
  • Proficiency in interpersonal communications, particularly with up and downstream personnel at all company levels.
  • Ability to effectively communicate across all levels of the business, i.e., suppliers, executive, market unit, technology group, cross-functional work groups, and industry entities.
  • Effective oral, written and presentation skills, including proficiency in the Microsoft Office program suite.
  • Effective leadership skills, including demonstration of training and/or mentoring activities and subsequent positive impacts.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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